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Huipil

Native NameHuipil
Object Number:42-35-181
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cakchiquel
Provenience: Guatemala
San Pedro Sacatepequez
Department of Guatemala
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 75 cm
Width: 48 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other Number:108-B - Other Number

Description

Child's huipil in one piece. Trade piece for the city market. White cotton ground with black and white weft stripes. Bands of embroidery in blue-black, orange and red cotton. Design of birds and flowers.

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